Harbhajan Singh


Harbhajan Singh backs India to dominate Australia in Test series

Melbourne: Veteram off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has said that India will dominate the upcoming home test series against Steve Smith-led Australian side. Predicting a resounding victory for India, Harbhajan said, “If Australia play well, India will win 3-0. That is if Australia play well.” Australia are touring India for a full Test series for the first time since they were whitewashed 0-4 by the hosts in the 2012-13 season. The Aussies later defeated India 2-0 in a four-Test rubber played Down Under in the 2014-15 season. Australia have never won aRead More

Sagarika Ghatge admits to be in a ‘happy space’ with Zaheer Khan

Mumbai. Although actress Sagarika Ghatge who is dating cricketer Zaheer Khan maintains that their relationship is in the proverbial happy space, buzz is that the two are inching closer towards tying the knot. She says, “I really respect him a lot for whatever he has achieved so far. I don’t think there is anything to ‘confirm’ about our relationship yet.” Amidst reports about her settling down soon with Zaheer, the Chak De! India actor said, “My parents are very supportive. Everybody would want their daughter to get married. However, theyRead More

Congress may rope in Harbhajan Singh for Punjab poll campaign

New Delhi: The Congress is leaving no stone unturned to extend its electoral base in Punjab before the Assembly elections next year. In the last couple of weeks, the Congress has smelt blood in the state and if all goes according to plans the Congress has solid chances of forming a government in the state. Now, the Congress is also mulling to rope in former cricketer Harbhajan Singh to campaign for the party in the state polls. There were reports earlier that he might even contest on a Congress ticketRead More

Eden Garden in like mother for me : Harbhajan

Kolkata: Spinner Harbhajan Singh likened Eden Ganden venue to a mother, who has always given something to her son, and hoped that it would yet again prove to be special for him as he aims to win Vijay Hazare trophy for Punjab. Leading his state side in the ongoing domestic One-day trophy, Harbhajan is optimistic that he would be able to get a favourable result. “Whenever I have come to Eden, I have never returned empty-handed. It has always been very special and close to my heart. Whether I playRead More

Harbhajan will make a comeback in Indian Team: Saurav Ganguly

Kolkata: former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly feels seasoned off-spinner Harbhajan Singh can make a comeback if the selectors look beyond those favoured by skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. “I think Bhajji can make a comeback to the national side in both form of the game,” Ganguly said. The former captain was not too convinced about leg-spinner Amit Mishra’s inclusion in the Indian squad for both the Asia Cup and the Twenty20 World Cup at the expense of Harbhajan and Pragyan Ojha. Describing Mishra as an “average spinner who is slow inRead More

T20 world cup : India beat England by 90 runs

Colombo:  Vetran spinner Harbhajan Singh made a memorable comeback as a India relied on a clinical all-round performance to thrash defending champions England by a whopping 90-run margin in their final group league match of the ICC World Twenty20 here on Saunday. Put into bat, India posted a challenging 170 for four, riding on a superb unbeaten 55 from under-fire Rohit Sharma and useful contributions from Gautam Gambhir (45) and Virat Kohli (40). The two comeback men — Harbhajan and Piyush Chawla — then spun a web around the EnglandRead More

Mumbai defend 120

PUNE: Tenacious Mumbai defend 120. In a very close game on a slow track Mumbai Indians bowled tightly to defend a small target of 120 runs. The pick of the bowlers were Harbhajan and Malinga each picking up two wickets. The main culprit in Pune innings is their captain Ganguly. He played in such a way as if he was promoting and test cricket and made only 16 runs in 24 balls. Manhas played a valuable knock of 42 runs but in the end it proved to be insufficient. TheRead More

Harbhajan will be the Captain for Mumbai Indians

CHENNAI: Harbhajan Singh will be leading the Mumbai Indians in the Fifth edition of the IPL. Sachin Tendulkar following a discussion with the management of Mumbai Indians decided to hand over the captaincy of Mumbai Indians to Harbhajan Singh. “Sachin Tendulkar in discussion with the management of Mumbai Indians has decided to hand over the responsibilities of captaining Mumbai Indians in fifth season of the Indian Premier League to ace off spinner Harbhajan Singh,” states a press release by Mumbai Indians. Sachin says in the release,”The Mumbai Indians is moreRead More

Harbhajan Fined for Driving Hummer Vehicle without Registration

Chandigarh Police has fined off-spinner Harbhajan Singh for plying without registration number his newly imported Hummer vehicle. H S Doon, Senior Superintendent of Police (traffic) Chandigarh, said that the cricketer’s vehicle was yesterday found moving without number plate. “We have issued a challan of Rs 3,000 for the violation,” he added. Harbhajan is in the city to participate in the BCCI Sahara Corporate Cup and yesterday, he boarded an Innova vehicle on his way to the hotel from the airport. But along the way, he changed over and sat inRead More